New Westport venue will focus on whiskey cocktails
06/24/2013 11:46 AM
06/24/2013 11:47 AM
Craft beers are featured all over town. The Power Light District’s The Kill Devil Club puts the focus on rum.
Now a new Westport venue plans to give whiskey its due.
Julep is set to open in the 4141 Pennsylvania building in Westport - also home to Port Fonda - in March 2014.
“It will be a bar
with food, paying homage to whiskey,” said Keely Edgington, who is opening the venue with her husband, Beau Williams.
They also operate Hawthorne Julep, a classic cocktail catering operation. Williams is currently general manager and head bartender at Crossroads craft cocktail lounge Manifesto.
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